Gender, Identity and the Body in Greek and Roman Sculpture

  title={Gender, Identity and the Body in Greek and Roman Sculpture},
  author={Rosemary Barrow and Mitchell A. Silk},
Gender and the Body in Greek and Roman Sculpture offers incisive analysis of selected works of ancient art through a critical use of cutting-edge theory from gender studies, body studies, art history and other related fields. The book raises important questions about ancient sculpture and the contrasting responses that the individual works can be shown to evoke. Rosemary Barrow gives close attention to both original context and modern experience, while directly addressing the question of… 
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